Institute of

Sea Fisheries




Herwigstraße 31

27572 Bremerhaven

Telephone: +49 471 94460 101

Fax: +49 471 94460 199

Dr. Marc Taylor

Dr. Marc  Taylor
Herwigstraße 31
27572 Bremerhaven
+49 471 94460 252
+49 471 94460 199

Research interests

  • Population dynamics
  • Ecosystem modeling
  • Management und sustainable use of marine resources


  • Development of models for use in Management Strategy Evaluations (MSE) for the mixed fisheries of the North Sea
  • EU Data Collection Framework (DCF)

Educational background and employment

  • since 2015: Scientist at the Thünen Institute of Sea Fisheries
  • 2013-2015: Scientist at the Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology, Department of Theoretical Ecology and Modeling
  • 2009-2013: Scientist at the Alfred Wegener Institute – Helmholtz Center for Polar and Marine Research, Department of Climate Dynamics, within the DFG-funded project BiPhyCOSi
  • 2005-2008: Doctorate at the Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology / Bremen University, on the topic: "The Northern Humboldt Current Ecosystem and its resource dynamics: Insights from a trophic modeling and time series analysis", within the EU-funded project CENSOR